What is the role of videourodynamic studies in the workup of overactive bladder (OAB) in children?

Updated: Apr 01, 2019
  • Author: Pamela I Ellsworth, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Videourodynamic studies are urodynamic studies performed with fluoroscopic assistance. The addition of fluoroscopy allows for the detection of vesicoureteral reflux, a spinning-top urethra (often seen in girls with dysfunctional voiding), and other anatomic abnormalities.


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